Upcoming Events

May
2

Recording and Preserving African American Cemeteries Mini-Conference

May 2, 2020

10:00 am — 4:00 pm

John Wesley Church
40125 Bond Street
Waterford, VA 20197

Please join Preservation Virginia, in partnership with the Loudoun Freedom Center, Waterford Foundation, Loudoun County Government and the Virginia Department of Historic Resources, as we bring together advocates, historians and preservationists for an in-depth look at researching and protecting African American cemeteries in Loudoun County and Virginia. Pastor Michelle Thomas of the Loudoun Freedom Center …

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May
30

Scotchtown’s 300th Anniversary Festival

May 30, 2020

10:00 am — 5:00 pm

Patrick Henry's Scotchtown
16120 Chiswell Lane,
Beaverdam, Virginia 23015

Scotchtown is about to turn 300 years old, and we want you there for the celebration! Our 300th Anniversary Festival will feature on-going and special, timed events throughout the day from 10:00am-5:00pm. There’ll be live music, historical artisans and guests including Mr. and Mrs. Henry, hearth cooking, colonial craft demonstrations, genealogy presentations, breweries, wineries, some …

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Jun
12

Historic Resources, Sea Level Rise/Flooding, Adaptation and Planning Strategies

Jun 12, 2020

9:00 am — 3:30 pm

Water can be one of the most serious threats to historic places. Join us at the Brock Center in Virginia Beach to explore how communities are responding to the challenges of extreme rains, tides and nuisance flooding. Panelists will discuss community and government planning, protection of historic and cultural resources, conservation, environmental issues and disaster planning. …

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